Medical School
Shandong Medical University, China (1993)
Qingdao University/ Affiliated Hospital, China (1994), Medicine
Other Post Graduate Training
Medical College of Wisconsin (2005)
Graduate School
Medical College of Wisconsin (2005), Neuroscience
NIH National Cancer Institute - Office of Education (2007), Neuroscience
University of Miami (2008), Internal Medicine
University of Miami (2011), Neurology
University of Miami (2012), Vascular Neurology

Research Interest

  • Cerebral edema in malignant infarct
  • Delayed cerebral ischemia in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
  • Hemorrhagic transformation in ischemic stroke
  • Moyamoya disease and Moyamoya syndrome
  • Penumbra evolution in ischemic stroke
  • Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome & Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstriction Syndrome
  • Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in HIV disease
  • Small vessel disease and neurovascular unit


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Endovascular Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke: Dawn of a New Era.
Alberts MJ, Shang T, Magadan A JAMA Neurol 2015 Aug
Bilateral Asymmetrical Asterixis as Limb-shaking Transient Ischemic Attack in Bilateral Carotid Stenosis.
Khan S, Chang E, Saniuk G, Shang T J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2014 Nov
Letter by Shang et al Regarding Article, "High-Resolution Magnetic Resonance Wall Imaging Findings of Moyamoya Disease"
Shang T, Welch B, Pinho M Stroke 2014 Oct
Letter by Shang Regarding Article, "Relative Contributions of Sympathetic, Cholinergic, and Myogenic Mechanisms to Cerebral Autoregulation"
Shang T Stroke 2014 Aug
Differences in lipid profiles in two Hispanic ischemic stroke populations.
Arauz A, Romano JG, Ruiz-Franco A, Shang T, Dong C, Rundek T, Koch S, Hernández-Curiel B, Pacheco J, Rojas P, Ruiz-Navarro F, Katsnelson M, Sacco RL Int J Stroke 2014 Jun 9 4 394-9
Cerebral hemodynamics and cognitive performance in bilateral asymptomatic carotid stenosis.
Shang T Neurology 2013 May 80 22 2080
FLAIR Distal Hyperintense Vessels as a Marker of Perfusion-Diffusion Mismatch in Acute Stroke.
Haussen DC, Koch S, Saraf-Lavi E, Shang T, Dharmadhikari S, Yavagal DR J Neuroimaging 2013 Jan
Application of acute stroke imaging: Selecting patients for revascularization therapy.
Shang T, Yavagal DR Neurology 2012 Sep 79 13 Suppl 1 S86-94
JC virus granule cell neuronopathy and hyper-IgE in HIV disease.
Shang T, Delgado A, Adams D Neurology 2011 May 76 22 1941-2
Death-associated protein kinase as a sensor of mitochondrial membrane potential: role of lysosome in mitochondrial toxin-induced cell death.
Shang T, Joseph J, Hillard CJ, Kalyanaraman B J. Biol. Chem. 2005 Oct 280 41 34644-53


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Honors & Awards

  • American Academy of Neurology Institute’s (AANI) Annual Meeting Fellow Scholarship
    The 64th Annual meeting of AAN (2012)
  • Resident Travel Grant Award
    Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology (SVIN) Practicum and Interactive laboratory (2010)
  • Resident Travel Grant Award
    Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology (SVIN) 3rd Annual Meeting (2010)